RYA Seamanship Skills

Course Agenda

Arrive at the Centre to sign in for your course.
Meet the instructors

Meet instructors outside of ASSC main office where you will be briefed and issued your sailing kit and the instructors will show you the location of the changing rooms, toilets, lockers and drying rooms. (See notes below re clothing and equipment)

Sessions start
Break for lunch

There is a cafeteria onsite to purchase lunch if required and there is plenty of room for groups to sit and enjoy their packed lunch whilst enjoying the amazing views of the harbour.

Afternoon sessions commence
Finish sessions afloat and de rig
Debrief and get changed

RYA Seamanship Skills

RYA Seamanship Skills Course 2 days on Saturday 7th April 2018
7th April 2018

Group Bookings

Once you click "book" above, it is possible to select multiple course places if required. However, if you would like to arrange a course for a school or other group, you can find out more about our bespoke sailing days here. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

This course focuses on boat handling skills such as man overboard recovery, picking up a mooring and sailing backwards. Get a deeper knowledge of sailing theory and learn more advanced rope work. You will also be able to sail in more challenging conditions and become completely independent in your sailing. This course is a 2-day course to allow enough time to perfect the more advanced skills. This course may combine both youth and adult sailors.

Julian Forde

Julian ‘Jules’ Forde has been with us since 2015 and took on the role of Senior Instructor for the 2016 season. He heads up our ‘Young Leaders’ programme where we take young sailors and help them to become Assistant Instructors.

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